February 25th, 2021
Reported by : Tio AF
Translated by : SO
PEMENANG POLICE MOVING FAST EVACUATION OF TOPPLE TREE IN OMBAL’S GULF
ANTICIPATED FOR EXTREME WEATHER IN KLU (NORTH LOMBOK), PEMENANG KAPOLSEK (SECTOR POLICE CHIEF) GIVES APPEAL TO LOCAL CITIZENS.
North Lombok (ANN)-The Pemenang Sector Police (Polsek) North Lombok Polres (Resort Police Station) together with BPBD (Regency Rescue Department) personnel and residents evacuated a fallen tree in Teluk Kombal hamlet, North Pemenang Village , the sub-district of Pemenang regency of north lombok regency (KLU) , Thursday morning (25/02/2021)
The tree fell due to heavy rain accompanied by the wind that flushed the area. As a result of the falling tree, part of the Senggigi KLU road from the Senggigi through Pemenang direction was closed and hampered traffic flow.
Head of North Lombok Resort Police (Kapolres) Lotara AKBP (Adjunct Senior Commissioner of Police) Feri Jaya Satriansyah, SH through Pemenang Police Chief IPTU ( Senior Police Inspector) Iskandar Zulkarnain said the fallen tree was predicted to occur when heavy rains flushed the KLU area from evening to early morning. The falling tree incident was first noticed by the passing residents, then they reported to Bhabinkamtibmas (Village Security Army Representative) North Pemenang Village, BRIGADIR Suhardi.
“Having obtained information from residents, members act quickly by visiting the location and regulating traffic flow. Furthermore, together with officers from BPBD (Regency Rescue Department) and residents to evacuate the fallen tree so as not to disturb road users, “he explained.
The police chief added that in the incident, there were no casualties or material losses, it just disturbed the flow of traffic.
“We have evacuated the fallen trees that covered part of the road. After evacuating the road, vehicles can return to normal passage, “said the police chief.
The police chief appealed to the public to be vigilant when it rains with the wind. Because in that location there are many large trees that have the potential to fall “. He said meanwhile closed his speech. ***SO, Tio AF